agam

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See also: agám and ağam

Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish ocum, acum, icum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈaɡəmˠ/
  • (Aran) IPA(key): /ˈɑɡəmˠ/
  • (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): /ˈaɡəmˠ/

Pronoun[edit]

agam ‎(emphatic agamsa)

  1. first-person singular of ag: at me

References[edit]

  • oc” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • Franz Nikolaus Finck, 1899, Die araner mundart, Marburg: Elwert’sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, vol. II, 88.
  • Tomás de Bhaldraithe, 1977, Gaeilge Chois Fhairrge: An Deilbhíocht, 2nd edition, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, section 298.
  • "agam" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

agam

  1. first-person singular future active indicative of agō
  2. first-person singular present active subjunctive of agō

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish ocum, acum, icum. Synchronically, aig + mi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

agam

  1. at me
    Chan eil obair agam.‎ ― I don't have a job. (literally A job is not at me.)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • oc” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.